Best Woody Harrelson movies

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Best Woody Harrelson movies

TOP 25:
Midway
Midway
Character: Admiral Chester W. Nimitz
Genre: War, History, Action, Drama
Release: 2019
The story of the soldiers and aviators who helped turn the tide of the Second World War during the iconic Battle of Midway in June 1942.

TOP 24:
Now You See Me 2
Now You See Me 2
Character: Merritt McKinney / Chase McKinney
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Release: 2016
One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.


TOP 23:
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
Character: Haymitch Abernathy
Genre: Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2014
Katniss Everdeen reluctantly becomes the symbol of a mass rebellion against the autocratic Capitol.

TOP 22:
Seven Psychopaths
Seven Psychopaths
Character: Charlie Costello
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Release: 2012
A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.

TOP 21:
Wag the Dog
Wag the Dog
Character: Sergeant William Schumann
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1997
During the final weeks of a presidential race, the President is accused of sexual misconduct. To distract the public until the election, the President's adviser hires a Hollywood producer to help him stage a fake war.


TOP 20:
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2
Character: Haymitch Abernathy
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2015
With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale, Finnick, and Peeta – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to stage an assassination attempt on President Snow who has become increasingly obsessed with destroying her. The mortal traps, enemies, and moral choices that await Katniss will challenge her more than any arena she faced in The Hunger Games.

TOP 19:
A Scanner Darkly
A Scanner Darkly
Character: Ernie Luckman
Genre: Animation, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2006
An undercover cop in a not-too-distant future becomes involved with a dangerous new drug and begins to lose his own identity as a result.

TOP 18:
War for the Planet of the Apes
War for the Planet of the Apes
Character: The Colonel
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction, War
Release: 2017
Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.


TOP 17:
Zombieland: Double Tap
Zombieland: Double Tap
Character: Tallahassee
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Release: 2019
Columbus, Tallahassee, Wichita, and Little Rock move to the American heartland as they face off against evolved zombies, fellow survivors, and the growing pains of the snarky makeshift family.

TOP 16:
Game Change
Game Change
Character: Steve Schmidt
Genre: TV Movie, Drama, History
Release: 2012
Documentary focusing on the Republican run of the 2008 Presidential election, when candidate John McCain picks a relative unknown, Alaskan governor Sarah Palin, to be his running mate. As the campaign kicks into high gear, her lack of experience, in both political and media savvy, becomes a drain upon McCain and his strategists.

TOP 15:

The People vs. Larry Flynt

The People vs. Larry Flynt
Character: Larry Flynt
Genre: Drama
Release: 1996
Larry Flynt is the hedonistically obnoxious, but indomitable, publisher of Hustler magazine. The film recounts his struggle to make an honest living publishing his girlie magazine and how it changes into a battle to protect the freedom of speech for all people.


TOP 14:

North Country

North Country
Character: Bill White
Genre: Drama
Release: 2005
A fictionalized account of the first major successful sexual harassment case in the United States -- Jenson vs. Eveleth Mines, where a woman who endured a range of abuse while working as a miner filed and won the landmark 1984 lawsuit.

TOP 13:

The Glass Castle

The Glass Castle
Character: Rex Walls
Genre: Drama
Release: 2017
A young girl is raised in a dysfunctional family constantly on the run from the FBI. Living in poverty, she comes of age guided by her drunkard, ingenious father who distracts her with magical stories to keep her mind off the family's dire state, and her selfish, nonconformist mother who has no intention of raising a family, along with her younger brother and sister, and her other older sister. Together, they fend for each other as they mature in an unorthodox journey that is their family life.

TOP 12:

Natural Born Killers

Natural Born Killers
Character: Mickey Knox
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1994
Two victims of traumatized childhoods become lovers and psychopathic serial murderers irresponsibly glorified by the mass media.

TOP 11:

How to Make Money Selling Drugs

How to Make Money Selling Drugs
Character: Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2012
Ten easy steps show you how to make money from drugs, featuring a series of interviews with drug dealers, prison employees, and lobbyists arguing for tougher drug laws.


TOP 10:

The Hunger Games

The Hunger Games
Character: Haymitch Abernathy
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Release: 2012
Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the Hunger Games are a nationally televised event in which “Tributes” must fight with one another until one survivor remains. Pitted against highly-trained Tributes who have prepared for these Games their entire lives, Katniss is forced to rely upon her sharp instincts as well as the mentorship of drunken former victor Haymitch Abernathy. If she’s ever to return home to District 12, Katniss must make impossible choices in the arena that weigh survival against humanity and life against love. The world will be watching.

TOP 9:

Zombieland

Zombieland
Character: Tallahassee
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Release: 2009
Columbus has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to stare down the most terrifying prospect of all: each other.

TOP 8:

The Edge of Seventeen

The Edge of Seventeen
Character: Mr. Bruner
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2016
Two high school girls are best friends until one dates the other's older brother, who is totally his sister's nemesis.

TOP 7:

Nanking

Nanking
Character: Bob Wilson
Genre: Documentary, Drama, History
Release: 2007
The story of the rape of Nanking, one of the most tragic events in history. In 1937, the invading Japanese army murdered over 200,000 and raped tens of thousands of Chinese. In the midst of this horror, a small group of Western expatriates banded together to save 250,000. Nanking shows the tremendous impact individuals can make on the course of history.

TOP 6:

The Thin Red Line

The Thin Red Line
Character: Sgt. William Keck
Genre: Drama, History, War
Release: 1998
Based on the graphic novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line tells the story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who change, suffer, and ultimately make essential discoveries about themselves during the fierce World War II battle of Guadalcanal. It follows their journey, from the surprise of an unopposed landing, through the bloody and exhausting battles that follow, to the ultimate departure of those who survived. A powerful frontline cast - including Sean Penn, Nick Nolte, Woody Harrelson and George Clooney - explodes into action in this hauntingly realistic view of military and moral chaos in the Pacific during World War II.


TOP 5:

Now You See Me

Now You See Me
Character: Merritt McKinney
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Release: 2013
An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.

TOP 4:

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Character: Haymitch Abernathy
Genre: Adventure, Action, Science Fiction
Release: 2013
Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a "Victor's Tour" of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games (The Quarter Quell) - a competition that could change Panem forever.

TOP 3:

Seven Pounds

Seven Pounds
Character: Ezra Turner
Genre: Drama
Release: 2008
An IRS agent with a fateful secret embarks on an extraordinary journey of redemption by forever changing the lives of seven strangers.

TOP 2:

No Country for Old Men

No Country for Old Men
Character: Carson Wells
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2007
Llewelyn Moss stumbles upon dead bodies, $2 million and a hoard of heroin in a Texas desert, but methodical killer Anton Chigurh comes looking for it, with local sheriff Ed Tom Bell hot on his trail. The roles of prey and predator blur as the violent pursuit of money and justice collide.

TOP 1:

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Character: Bill Willoughby
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 2017
After seven months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at Bill Willoughby, the town's revered chief of police. When his second-in-command Officer Jason Dixon, an immature mother's boy with a penchant for violence, gets involved, the battle between Mildred and Ebbing's law enforcement is only exacerbated.